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W32.HLLW.Shower.J

Discovered:
July 30, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:04:33 PM
Type:
Worm

W32.HLLW.Shower.J is a worm that spreads through file-sharing networks, such as KaZaA and Morpheus.

Several variants have been found. All the variants are written in the Microsoft Visual Basic programming language. Some variants are compressed with UPX.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 31, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 31, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 6, 2003
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Writeup By: Tony Lee

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